Thoughts on the new Evernote

The new "Home" page in Evernote acts like a dashboard. I'm taking another look at Evernote, which has recently added three big features: Task supportGoogle Calendar integrationHome page/dashboard The left sidebar has been tuned up, so it isn't such a confused mess. As far as I can tell, these features have not been adapted to … Continue reading Thoughts on the new Evernote

My informal listing of note-takers and information managers

I've started a list of note-taking and information management apps using Dynalist. This list is mostly of apps available online via browser, though some are available as well on MacOS and iOS devices. This listing is in no way intended to be comprehensive. Mostly, they are apps I find interesting enough to want to check … Continue reading My informal listing of note-takers and information managers

Amplenote and Organizedly–two similar all-purpose browser organizers

Over the past few weeks I've learned about and have been trying out two browser-based organizers, Amplenote and Organizedly. I was going to write reviews of each individually, but they are so similar in their functionality that I though it might be more interesting to introduce them and then discuss their differences. Because an article … Continue reading Amplenote and Organizedly–two similar all-purpose browser organizers

SpringNotes: a newcomer to the note-taking field

SpringNotes is a new markdown note-taking app with some nice task management features. Update: I received some answers and feedback from the developer of SpringNotes, which I have noted below. SpringNotes is a markdown-based note manager for Mac and iOS that was released last month. There is nothing earth-shatteringly new about the app. It has … Continue reading SpringNotes: a newcomer to the note-taking field

Notejoy: My Evernote Replacement

I have been searching a long time for a suitable replacement for Evernote. My biggest gripe with Evernote is that it has an unintuitive user interface, and isn't consistent across platforms (although that is getting better). For me, Evernote has been a junk drawer, but not a place for writing notes… in fact, I can't … Continue reading Notejoy: My Evernote Replacement

Preparing to evaluate my reMarkable 2 tablet

My new reMarkable 2 tablet is on its way to me (finally). In preparation for evaluating it, I thought I'd come up with a preliminary list of attributes I will use to determine my satisfaction. I do this fully expecting other features/functions/attributes which I haven't yet thought of to become significant after I start using … Continue reading Preparing to evaluate my reMarkable 2 tablet